Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thrips meridionalis

Thrips meridionalis (Priesner, 1926)

mediterranean flower thrips, peach thrips

on Prunus, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults on the flowers.

host plants

polyphagous

Achillea odorata, setacea; Althaea; Anthemis maritima; Anchusa officinalis; Arabis; Asphodelus; Avena sativa; Bellis perennis; Berberis crataegina; Brassica; Bupleurum; Campanula; Capsella bursa-pastoris; Cardamine; Cardaria draba; Castanea dentata; Cerastium banaticum; Cercis siliquastrum; Cionura erecta; Cistus; Citrus aurantium, reticulata, sinensis; Cornus sanguinea; Colutea; Convolvulus arvensis; Crataegus; Crepis vesicaria; Cydonia oblonga; Cytisus; Daphne sericea; Descurainia sophia; Echium parviflorum; Elaeagnus; Erica manipuliflora; Eruca vesicaria; Erysimum cheiri; Euphorbia; Fontanesia phillyroides; Frankenia laevis; Fraxinus ornus; Galium; Genista scorpius, tinctoria; Halimione portulacoides; Helianthemum syriacum; Helichrysum arenarium; Hieracium; Hippocrepis emerus; Hordeum vulgare; Hypericum perforatum; Iris x germanica; Isatisglauca, quadrialata, tinctoria; Jasminum; Juglans regia; Juncus; Juniperus thurifera; Lamium garganicum subsp. striatum; Lepidium subulatum; Ligustrum lucidum; Linum usitatissimum; Lonicera; Lotus corniculatus, tenuis; Malus domestica, trilobata; Matricaria; Matthiola sinuata; Medicago sativa; Mespilus germanica; Morus alba; Muscari; Nerium oleander; Nicotiana tabacum; Olea europaea; Onobrychis; Ononis tridentata; Ornithogalum; Osyris alba; Papaver somniferum; Peganum harmala; Phaseolus; Phlomis; Phytolacca; Pinus nalepensis; Pistacia terebinthus; Potentilla buccoana; Prangos ferulacea; Prunus armeniaca, avium, domestica, dulcis, persica, spinosa; Pyrus elaeagrifolia; Quercus coccifera; Ranunculus villosus subsp. fibrillosus; Raphanus; Reseda; Retama sphaerocarpa; Rhododendron ponticum; Robinia pseudoacacia; Rosa canina, x damascena, glauca; Rosmarinus officinalis; Salix; Salvia sclarea, virgata; Sambucus ebulus; Scilla; Secale cereale; Securigera varia; Sinapis arvensis; Smyrnium perfoliatum subsp. rotundifolium; Solanum tuberosum; Spartium junceum; Spiraea; Styrax officinalis; Suaeda vera; Syringa vulgaris; Tagetes; Tamarix; Tanacetum parthenium; Thapsia villosa; Thuja; Thymbra capitata; Trifolium repens; Triticum; Ulex; Verbascum phlomoides; Viburnum opulus; Vicia faba, sativa; Vitis vinifera.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Taeniothrips meridionalis.

references

Aydın, Šlachta & Karaca (2020a), Blunck (1958a), Demirözer & Karaca (2011a), Elekci̇oğlu (2020a), Jenser & Tzanakakis (1985a), Karadjova & Krumov (2015a), Nickle (2006a), zur Strassen, Lacasa Plasencia & Blasco-Zumeta (1997a), Teke & Atakan (2022a), Trdan (2000a), Tunç, Bahşi̇ & Göçmen (2012a), Tunç, Bahşi & Sümbül (2012a), Vasiliu-Oromulu (1998a, 2002a).

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